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May the Fourth Run
May 6, 2023
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About The May the Fourth Run
The May the Fourth Run in Farmington, Utah is an event not to be missed. Taking place on 6 May, 2023, this half marathon is a great way to enjoy and explore the beautiful scenery of northern Utah.
The 13.1 mile course takes runners through some of the most stunning landscapes in the area. Starting at Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, runners will wind up a slight incline as they pass by lush fields and meadows before reaching Lagoon Amusement Park where views of Great Salt Lake await them. After that it’s downhill all the way back into town as you make your way past historic buildings and picturesque neighborhoods along Main Street before finishing near City Hall downtown.
Weather wise participants can expect mild temperatures with highs around 65 degrees Fahrenheit (18 Celsius) during race day which makes for comfortable running conditions year round here in Farmington; those who prefer cooler weather will find this time of year perfect for their run! As far as spectators go there are typically plenty cheering on racers throughout the route making it an even more enjoyable experience overall – nothing like a bit of extra motivation when you need it most!
What sets this half marathon apart from other races in Utah however is its unique theme: ‘May The Fourth’ which celebrates Star Wars Day each year with themed costumes, music and decorations along parts of the course! This adds an element of fun to what could otherwise be just another run so if you’re looking for something different then don’t miss out on participating or spectating at this special event!
Overall The May The Fourth Run offers beautiful scenery mixed with lots of fanfare making it one race worth signing up for – get ready to lace up your running shoes and join in on all that Farmington has to offer come 6th May 2023!